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Mar 25, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Photographer Radu Zaciu creates surreal still life images by placing light bulbs inside fruits and vegetables.
Mar 19, 2015 12:52 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Certain mushrooms glow in order to attract insects who can help them to colonize new habitats. Continue reading →
Mar 18, 2015 05:32 AM ET
Norway's Svalbard seed vault is essentially a bunker in the side of a mountain in the Arctic. It houses seeds from all over the world and is kept at a well-below freezing temperature of 0 degree fahrenheit to insure preservation.
Feb 26, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Photographer Beth Moon spent 14 years shooting to create this photo collection of ancient trees.
Feb 5, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Discovery News
From edible oyster mushrooms to venus flytraps: Check out these carnivorous plants that enjoy their protein.
Jan 13, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An insect-eating plant proves that evolved strategies can sometimes be just as effective as thinking through problems.
Dec 22, 2014 09:11 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
A cultural agency in the United Kingdom says it has discovered the oldest living Christmas tree in all of Britain.
Dec 20, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
In a matter of days, perhaps hours, a rare corpse flower will bloom in upstate New York. True to its name, the plant is expected to unleash a stench like rotting flesh.
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